Senior Software Development Engineer

3+ months agoSeattle, WA


Are you ready to make a BIG difference? Join the AWS Managed Services (AMS)! Our vision is to increase enterprise adoption of AWS by providing an AWS infrastructure operations management service.

AMS provides automated outcomes for critical infrastructure operations across provisioning, monitoring, auto remediation, patch, backup, compliance, security and recovery. You will be at the forefront of cloud technologies with interactions across the full breadth of AWS services.

You will build intelligent software that automates infrastructure operations and provides recommendations to AWS users who are hungry for deep insights into cost optimization, performance, security, and fault tolerance. You will become an AWS expert who works with a variety of teams to understand how all the AWS services come together. You will be surrounded by people that are smart and passionate about cloud computing and solving customer problems.

I'm looking for someone interested in working with a team solving hard challenges for enterprise customers, and making all of AWS better in the process. We have opportunities for cross team initiatives, and cross org initiatives


• 3+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
• 2+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
• 4+ years of professional software development experience
• BS or MS Degree in Computer Science or equivalent Experience in mission critical services, in depth understanding of operational excellence.
• Experience building scalable infrastructure software or distributed systems for commercial online services


• Familiarity with AWS services is a plus
• Familiarity with Linux development environment
• Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs
• Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to probe requirements, articulate software product features, and estimate execution timelines
• Can deal well with ambiguous, undefined problems; ability to think abstractly and turn abstractions into results

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Job ID: Amazon-1479377